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Bomb Explodes outside Athens Church injuring Policeman

A bomb device exploded outside a church in the center of Athens Thursday morning, injuring two persons, Greek national news agency AMNA reported.

World | December 27, 2018, Thursday // 10:44 | Viewed: 3192

Pope Urges more 'Sharing and Giving' in Christmas Mass

Pope Francis on Monday assailed the "insatiable greed" of today's consumerism, calling on people in his Christmas homily to make "sharing and giving" more a part of their live, reports AFP.

World | December 25, 2018, Tuesday // 12:13 | Viewed: 2741

Hunt for Survivors as Indonesian Tsunami Death Toll Tops 280

Indonesian rescuers raced to find survivors Monday after a volcano-triggered tsunami killed at least 281 people, with experts warning the devastated region could be slammed by more deadly waves, reports AFP.

World | December 24, 2018, Monday // 10:57 | Viewed: 3239

6 Killed in Sudan Bread Price Protests

Six demonstrators were killed in eastern Sudan on Thursday, a local official said, during clashes with riot police on the second day of protests over the rising price of bread, AFP reported.

World | December 21, 2018, Friday // 12:57 | Viewed: 3185

Greek Lawmakers Approve New Budget – with More Austerity

Greek lawmakers approved the heavily indebted country’s budget for 2019 late Tuesday, the first since Greece exited an eight-year bailout program.

World » Southeast Europe | December 19, 2018, Wednesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 3670

Elon Musk Bores Tunnel to Revolutionize City Driving

Elon Musk on Tuesday took a break from futuristic electric cars and private space travel to unveil a low-cost tunnel he sees as a godsend for city traffic, reports AFP.

World | December 19, 2018, Wednesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 3100

EU Implements Brexit 'no Deal' Contingency Plans

The European Union on Wednesday adopted back-up plans to protect essential air transport and finance in the event that Britain leaves the bloc without a Brexit deal in 100 days, reports AFP.

World » EU | December 19, 2018, Wednesday // 08:10 | Viewed: 3216

Europe’s Crisis, Attack On Putin, Trump’s Illness – Bulgaria's Baba Vanga Predictions For 2019

A blind mystic from Bulgaria who predicted Brexit, the Twin Tower attacks and the rise of ISIS has given her forecast for 2019, reports UrduPoint.

World | December 18, 2018, Tuesday // 15:53 | Viewed: 8630

Turkey May Start New Syria Operation at Any Moment, Erdogan Says

Turkey may start a new military operation in Syria at any moment, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday, adding that U.

World » Southeast Europe | December 17, 2018, Monday // 17:20 | Viewed: 3767

The Times: Brexit Will Make Europe Stronger Than Ever

The bloc may still be beset with divisions but our car-crash departure has clarified one area of unity among the EU27, The Times reports.

World » EU | December 17, 2018, Monday // 09:46 | Viewed: 3470

German Railway Deutsche Bahn Reaches Wage Agreement with Union

German railway Deutsche Bahn said on Saturday that it had reached a wage agreement with the EVG union following a walkout earlier this week, reported Reuters.

World » EU | December 15, 2018, Saturday // 11:21 | Viewed: 4262

Australia Recognises West Jerusalem as Capital of Israel

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has confirmed that his government will recognise West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, reported BBC.

World | December 15, 2018, Saturday // 11:07 | Viewed: 3528

Neanderthal Genes could Explain the Shape of our Skulls, Study Finds

Humans have unusually globular (or round) skulls and brains compared to our ancient ancestors -- including our closest extinct cousins the Neanderthals -- and a new study provides a possible explanation as to why, reports CNN.

World | December 14, 2018, Friday // 12:16 | Viewed: 2654

EU Leaders Rebuff May's Plea over Brexit Deal

EU leaders rebuffed a plea by Theresa May on Thursday to help her sell her Brexit deal to parliament, warning she must set out exactly what she wants -- and announcing they would step up contingency plans in case the deal collapses, reports AFP.

World » EU | December 14, 2018, Friday // 12:07 | Viewed: 2974

May Seeks Brexit Help at Brussels Summit

Britain’s weakened Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in Brussels on Thursday to lobby European leaders for help after she survived a parliamentary mutiny that highlighted the deadlock over Brexit, reported Reuters.

World » EU | December 13, 2018, Thursday // 15:17 | Viewed: 3628

Consumption Per Capita Varied Between 54% and 132% of the EU Average

Actual Individual Consumption (AIC) is a measure of material welfare of households.

World » EU | December 13, 2018, Thursday // 15:08 | Viewed: 3615

Texas to Execute Killer Over 1993 Attack on Newlyweds

The southern US state of Texas was on Tuesday scheduled to execute a convicted killer and rapist over a 1993 attack on a newlywed couple, reported AFPAlvin Braziel, 43, was set to die by lethal injection Tuesday evening at the Texas state prison in Huntsv

World | December 12, 2018, Wednesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 2762

The European Parliament will Continue its Work Despite the Strasbourg Attack

The President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, expressed condolences for the victims in Strasbourg.

World » EU | December 12, 2018, Wednesday // 09:36 | Viewed: 3437

What's Next for NASA's Voyager 2 in Interstellar Space?

 Voyager 2 has passed an incredible milestone in its journey to explore the solar system by entering interstellar space, but neither its travels nor its science are ending any time soon, reports Space.

World | December 11, 2018, Tuesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 15958

May Tours Europe in Desperate Bid to Save Brexit Deal

Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May launched a tour of European capitals on Tuesday in a desperate bid to salvage her Brexit deal, a day after delaying a parliamentary vote on the text to avoid a crushing defeat, reports AFP.

World » EU | December 11, 2018, Tuesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 3330

UN Seeks $4 bn For Yemen

The United Nations said Monday it was seeking $5 billion to provide humanitarian aid to some 20 million Yemenis next year -- or about 70 percent of the war-stricken country's population.

World | December 11, 2018, Tuesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 2658
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